Currently in tx/lower back and hip pain (mostly on iliac crest) only flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) and Ultram help-xr neg?
Limit treatment. If that effective rx is effective, complete a 3-4 week course of treatment. However, if the problem does not resolve, have it further worked up beyond the xrays. You do not want to stay on ultram for prolonged period. For most problems, i give it 3-4 weeks to get better or resolve, before more intense workup.
I'm 13 weeks post total r knee replacement. It is still very swollen and inflamed. Using ice, Mobil 15mg daily, flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) and ultram for pain. L?
The swelling is norm. This is common. You will have the swelling for a long time but it will be less youcan discuss this with your orthopedic surgeon. Read more...